Sarangi Jugalbandi, Bharatnatyam enthrall audience

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Jan 2018 10:45:46

Staff Reporter,

Under the series “Uttradhikar”, Sarangi “Jugalbandi” and Bharatnatyam group dance were held at Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum auditorium on Sunday. The splendid performance of the performing artists left audience spell-bound.

Banda gharana’s Sarangi player Ali Ahmed Khan and Mohammad Ahmed Khan started “Jugalbandi” by presenting Shant Raas, Raag Mishr Pilu. “Jugalbandi” concluded after “Thumri” presentation, which enthralled the audience. They were at their best during the presentations based on different raag’s.

After this, Padamrang Nritya Academy’s Director Shweta Devendra along with her disciples presented Bharatnatyam group dance. The dance programme started with Pushpanjali under which worship of Lord Shiva was done. Later on, dance based on Jaatiswaram, Rag Malika, Taal Malika, Shiv Stuti mesmerised everyone.

The facial expressions of the artists and perfect dance step created a blend of perfect presentation. Shweta Devendra performed along with Trisha Kaushik, Ashwani, Malavika, Aditi, Vaishnavi, Deepika, Aishwarya, Nitya, Pooja Paul, Arkaja Chouhan, etc.